Thrust into an unknown supernatural world, Sherry Carne has to reorient her perspective, a situation made easier by Basileios Argeneau, the sexy vampire who could be her life mate.
On the day a teenager bursts into Sherry’s kitchen-products store, pursued by a group of violent, bloodthirsty criminals, she learns of the existence of vampires and is propelled into a new world she never believed possible. Meeting the Argeneau family is crazy enough, but her sizzling reaction to Basileios is mind-blowing, and when she learns she might be his life mate, she’s not sure what to think. The man is compelling and the sex is explosive, but the idea that he would want to change her into an immortal makes her uneasy. When Sherry is folded into the tight Argeneau family, aspects of her interactions with the vampires lead Basil to believe she might not be as foreign to the supernatural world as she thinks. Exploring her past unearths a wealth of secrets that will completely change Sherry’s history and even her identity, but as she absorbs so many new truths, the criminals who started it all by invading her store have set their sights on her. As sworn enemies of the Argeneau family, they see Sherry as perfect prey since she’s mortal and destroying her would devastate Basil. Sands continues her Argeneau series with Basil’s story and maintains the levels of suspense, heat and humor she’s known for. Basil and Sherry’s relationship moves beyond the sexual, and the physical and emotional dangers they have to confront create a strong, endearing bond.
Intense sensuality, captivating romance.